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In Eeb Allay Ooo!, Prateek Vats uses monkeys as metaphor to satirise blind faith and superstition in modern India
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In Eeb Allay Ooo!, Prateek Vats uses monkeys as metaphor to satirise blind faith and superstition in modern India

Ten years ago, Delhi-6 had an imaginary 'kaala bandar' as a symbol of communal bias. But in Prateek Vats' Eeb Allay Ooo!, monkeys pose a very real and urgent threat to society.

Researchers have found that human and monkeys have similar thought patterns
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Researchers have found that human and monkeys have similar thought patterns

The indigenous Tsimane' people in Amazon rainforest, American adults and preschoolers and macaque monkeys all have a flair for recursive skills.

Animals know the importance of social distancing to stop the spread of microbes, finds study
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Animals know the importance of social distancing to stop the spread of microbes, finds study

Being in close proximity or accidentally brushing up against someone else may be all it takes to transmit certain microbes.

What Did Jack Do?: David Lynch's transcendent short film on Netflix features a talking monkey...and a love song
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What Did Jack Do?: David Lynch's transcendent short film on Netflix features a talking monkey...and a love song

David Lynch's latest short, What Did Jack Do?, recently dropped on Netflix without any warning, catching unsuspecting and innocent bingers off guard.

Human beings freeze when startled due to the nerves trigger of serotonin in the body
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Human beings freeze when startled due to the nerves trigger of serotonin in the body

Researchers experimented on fruit flies as they produce serotonin in a similar manner to human beings.

The meaning to life? A Darwinian existentialist has his answers
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The meaning to life? A Darwinian existentialist has his answers

When I meet my nonexistent God, I shall say to Him: ‘God, you gave me talents and it’s been a hell of a lot of fun using them. Thank you.’

Monkey experiment show same calls in two group that separated 3.5 million years ago
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Monkey experiment show same calls in two group that separated 3.5 million years ago

The experiments also gave scientists insights into the evolution of language in human beings.

Veteran Congress leader calls Karnataka home minister a 'monkey' as duo exchange barbs over funding of Lingayat movement
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Veteran Congress leader calls Karnataka home minister a 'monkey' as duo exchange barbs over funding of Lingayat movement

As the Congress deals with issues concerning its alliance with the Janata Dal (Secular) in Karnataka, the infighting in the grand old party came to the fore on Sunday after veteran leader Shamanur Shivashankarappa reportedly called Home Minister MB Patil a "monkey".

Monkeys kill two people in Agra: Culling, trans-locating or sterilising primates won't end animal-human conflicts
India

Monkeys kill two people in Agra: Culling, trans-locating or sterilising primates won't end animal-human conflicts

The Wildlife SOS, who have been given the task of capturing and sterilising monkeys, has sterilised 500 monkeys as of now. The sterilisation of one monkey costs around Rs 3,200 to 3,500.

Odisha: Body of 16-day-old infant stolen by monkey in Cuttack district found in well
India

Odisha: Body of 16-day-old infant stolen by monkey in Cuttack district found in well

The 16-day old baby, who was snatched by a monkey from his home in Odisha's Cuttack district on Saturday, was found dead in a well near his home in Talabasta village on Sunday.

Monkey steals 16-day-old baby from home in Odisha's Cuttack district, massive search operation launched
India

Monkey steals 16-day-old baby from home in Odisha's Cuttack district, massive search operation launched

A 16-day-old boy was on Saturday snatched by a monkey from his home in Odisha's Cuttack district, prompting authorities to launch a massive search operation.

Ahead of Himachal Pradesh Assembly election, BJP and Congress pledge to curb simian menace
India

Ahead of Himachal Pradesh Assembly election, BJP and Congress pledge to curb simian menace

Now, with elections in Himachal Pradesh slated for 9 November, the two major political parties in the fray, the BJP and Congress, are promising to put an end to this monkey business.

For Congress and BJP, eradicating 'monkey business' a key promise in Himachal Pradesh polls
Politics

For Congress and BJP, eradicating 'monkey business' a key promise in Himachal Pradesh polls

Harassed monkeys that frequently attack passers-by and destroy crops, residents of Himachal Pradesh are being promised relief from the simian menace by both the BJP and the Congress if voted to power in the upcoming elections

Delhi Assembly witnesses some monkey business, quite literally!
India

Delhi Assembly witnesses some monkey business, quite literally!

A monkey dodged armed security personnel, swiftly slipped between the legs of marshalls standing at the doors and darted towards the treasury side from the end of the opposition benches at the Delhi Assembly

Yahoo releases Finance, Weather, News and Pet Monkey bots on Facebook
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Yahoo releases Finance, Weather, News and Pet Monkey bots on Facebook

Yahoo just announced the release of four of its content bots for Facebook. These bots have already been available on Kik.

Going ape? Kenya power company says monkey caused nationwide 3-hour blackout
World

Going ape? Kenya power company says monkey caused nationwide 3-hour blackout

Kenya's power generation company says a monkey caused a three-hour nationwide blackout.

Blow for Monkey in selfie case: Judge rules animal cannot own his photo copyright
World

Blow for Monkey in selfie case: Judge rules animal cannot own his photo copyright

In a significant ruling, a federal judge in San Francisco has declined to give a macaque monkey the right to his famous selfie in Indonesia in 2011.

Monkey business: This primate's bus-driving skills in UP may have been aimed at reviving a tradition
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Monkey business: This primate's bus-driving skills in UP may have been aimed at reviving a tradition

A monkey in Bareilly decided to show everyone his swag when he got into a parked bus, switched on the engine and drove the bus around.

This monkey is richer than you: Chunmun from UP set to inherit millions of rupees
Life

This monkey is richer than you: Chunmun from UP set to inherit millions of rupees

A couple in Uttar Pradesh has decided to leave all their property, said to be worth millions of rupees, to their adopted monkey Chunmun.

Hacking row: North Korea blames US for Internet shutdown, calls Obama 'monkey'
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Hacking row: North Korea blames US for Internet shutdown, calls Obama 'monkey'

North Korea called US President Barack Obama a "monkey" and blamed Washington on Saturday for Internet outages it has experienced during a confrontation with the United States over the hacking of the film studio Sony Pictures.